There are 6 ways to get from Embarcadero to Berkeley by subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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BART  •  23 min

  1. Take the BART from Embarcadero BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$3 - $4

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St F / ...

$3

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Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Embarcadero to Berkeley 12.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Embarcadero to Berkeley 12.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Embarcadero to Berkeley 12.1 miles

$21 - $27

Bikeshare  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Cycle from San Francisco Ferry Building (Harry Bridges Plaza) to Mlk Jr Way At University Ave 12.6 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salesforce Transit Center and arriving at Shattuck Sq:Center St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Embarcadero and Berkeley is 8 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Embarcadero to Berkeley without a car is to BART which takes 23 min and costs .

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The BART from Embarcadero BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Embarcadero to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, depart from Salesforce Transit Center station.

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Embarcadero to Berkeley bus services, operated by AC Transit, arrive at Shattuck Sq:Center St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Embarcadero to Berkeley is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Embarcadero to Berkeley.

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Map of how to get from Embarcadero to Berkeley.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Embarcadero, CA, USA and Berkeley, CA, USA?

AC Transit operates a bus from Embarcadero to Berkeley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Embarcadero BART Station to Downtown Berkeley BART Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from Salesforce Transit Center to Shattuck Sq:Center St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Embarcadero to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$21 - $27
UberX
$21 - $27
WAV
$21 - $27
UberXL
$29 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$60 - $80
Ford GoBike
Phone
+1 855-480-2453
Website
fordgobike.com
Bike from San Francisco Ferry Building (Harry Bridges Plaza) to Mlk Jr Way At University Ave
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
More information at
fordgobike.com
Taxi from Embarcadero to Berkeley
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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